Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in South Wales with a requirement for Release Management skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Release Management over the 6 months to 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Release Management
Wales > South Wales
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 82 128 123
Rank change year-on-year +46 -5 -10
Permanent jobs citing Release Management 31 14 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 2.17% 0.65% 0.87%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.46% 0.72% 1.01%
Number of salaries quoted 21 8 17
South Wales median annual salary £38,500 £47,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.95% +26.67% -
10th Percentile £18,800 £42,125 £26,250
90th Percentile £55,250 £57,500 £42,500
Wales median annual salary £38,500 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year -9.41% +13.33% -

Release Management is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in South Wales with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
South Wales
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1260 1951 2071
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 88.30% 89.95% 85.40%
Number of salaries quoted 1120 1751 1773
South Wales median annual salary £39,000 £37,500 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.00% +2.74% +4.29%
10th Percentile £23,000 £22,500 £23,000
90th Percentile £56,250 £55,349 £55,000
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year +6.67% +2.74% +4.29%

Release Management
Job Vacancy Trend in South Wales

Job postings citing Release Management as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in South Wales.

Job vacancy trend for Release Management in South Wales

Release Management
Salary Trend in South Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Release Management in South Wales.

Salary trend for Release Management in South Wales

Release Management
Salary Histogram in South Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Release Management in South Wales over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Release Management in South Wales

Release Management
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Release Management within the South Wales region over the 6 months to 21 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cardiff +46 13 £22,100 -48.00% 2
Newport +5 9 £35,100 -29.80%
Neath Port Talbot - 4 £40,000 -
Caerphilly 0 3 £38,500 -14.44%
Gwent - 2 £38,500 -
Release Management
Wales

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, IT jobs citing Release Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South Wales region with a requirement for Release Management.

1 13 (41.94%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (35.48%) Problem Management
3 9 (29.03%) QA
3 9 (29.03%) Continuous Improvement
4 8 (25.81%) Process Improvement
4 8 (25.81%) AngularJS
4 8 (25.81%) SDLC
4 8 (25.81%) Incident Management
4 8 (25.81%) Scrum
4 8 (25.81%) Microsoft
4 8 (25.81%) JavaScript
4 8 (25.81%) ITIL
5 7 (22.58%) SQL
5 7 (22.58%) Service Management
5 7 (22.58%) Continuous Integration
5 7 (22.58%) React
5 7 (22.58%) IaaS
5 7 (22.58%) PaaS
6 6 (19.35%) DevOps
6 6 (19.35%) jQuery
6 6 (19.35%) Finance
6 6 (19.35%) Oracle
6 6 (19.35%) SQL Server
6 6 (19.35%) Visual Studio
6 6 (19.35%) Unix
6 6 (19.35%) Windows
7 5 (16.13%) HND
7 5 (16.13%) Java
7 5 (16.13%) T-SQL
7 5 (16.13%) .NET

Release Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Wales by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (16.13%) CMS
1 5 (16.13%) Sitecore CMS
1 5 (16.13%) Umbraco
2 4 (12.90%) WebLogic
3 3 (9.68%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 2 (6.45%) SharePoint
5 1 (3.23%) Liferay
Cloud Services
1 7 (22.58%) IaaS
1 7 (22.58%) PaaS
2 5 (16.13%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (16.13%) SaaS
3 2 (6.45%) G Suite
3 2 (6.45%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.68%) DNS
1 3 (9.68%) HTTP
2 2 (6.45%) DHCP
2 2 (6.45%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (3.23%) Firewall
3 1 (3.23%) SAN
3 1 (3.23%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (19.35%) SQL Server
2 4 (12.90%) MySQL
2 4 (12.90%) Relational Database
3 3 (9.68%) Oracle Database
3 3 (9.68%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (9.68%) Oracle Database 12c
3 3 (9.68%) RDBMS
4 2 (6.45%) MongoDB
4 2 (6.45%) NoSQL
5 1 (3.23%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (3.23%) Couchbase
5 1 (3.23%) Ingres
5 1 (3.23%) Neo4j
5 1 (3.23%) Oracle Exadata
5 1 (3.23%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (19.35%) Visual Studio
2 5 (16.13%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (12.90%) Jenkins
3 4 (12.90%) Maven
4 3 (9.68%) Git (software)
4 3 (9.68%) JIRA
5 2 (6.45%) Ant
5 2 (6.45%) CruiseControl
5 2 (6.45%) Subversion
6 1 (3.23%) MSTest
6 1 (3.23%) Selenium
6 1 (3.23%) Talend Open Studio
6 1 (3.23%) TeamCity
General
1 6 (19.35%) Finance
2 3 (9.68%) Telecoms
2 3 (9.68%) Welsh Language
3 1 (3.23%) Interactive Media
Job Titles
1 10 (32.26%) Developer
2 5 (16.13%) .NET Developer
2 5 (16.13%) C# .NET Developer
2 5 (16.13%) C# Developer
2 5 (16.13%) JavaScript Developer
2 5 (16.13%) SQL Developer
2 5 (16.13%) Systems Developer
3 3 (9.68%) Infrastructure Manager
3 3 (9.68%) Java Developer
3 3 (9.68%) Oracle Specialist
3 3 (9.68%) Service Management Advisor
3 3 (9.68%) Service Manager
3 3 (9.68%) Support Specialist
4 2 (6.45%) Analyst
4 2 (6.45%) ITIL Manager
4 2 (6.45%) Operations Manager
4 2 (6.45%) Release Manager
4 2 (6.45%) Ruby Developer
4 2 (6.45%) Service Desk Manager
4 2 (6.45%) Software Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (25.81%) AngularJS
2 7 (22.58%) React
3 6 (19.35%) jQuery
4 5 (16.13%) .NET
4 5 (16.13%) KnockoutJS
4 5 (16.13%) RequireJS
5 2 (6.45%) Apache Cordova
5 2 (6.45%) CSS
5 2 (6.45%) HTML
5 2 (6.45%) HTML5
5 2 (6.45%) Java EE
5 2 (6.45%) JPA
5 2 (6.45%) RESTful
5 2 (6.45%) Spring
6 1 (3.23%) Hibernate
6 1 (3.23%) JMX
6 1 (3.23%) JSF
6 1 (3.23%) Spring MVC
6 1 (3.23%) Web Services
6 1 (3.23%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.13%) Computer Science
1 5 (16.13%) Management Information System
2 4 (12.90%) User Experience
3 3 (9.68%) Clustering
3 3 (9.68%) Data Centre
4 2 (6.45%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (6.45%) Enterprise Storage
4 2 (6.45%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 6 (19.35%) Unix
1 6 (19.35%) Windows
2 3 (9.68%) Linux
3 2 (6.45%) AIX
3 2 (6.45%) Apple iOS
3 2 (6.45%) Windows Server
4 1 (3.23%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (41.94%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (35.48%) Problem Management
3 9 (29.03%) Continuous Improvement
4 8 (25.81%) Incident Management
4 8 (25.81%) ITIL
4 8 (25.81%) Process Improvement
4 8 (25.81%) Scrum
4 8 (25.81%) SDLC
5 7 (22.58%) Continuous Integration
5 7 (22.58%) Service Management
6 6 (19.35%) DevOps
7 5 (16.13%) Capacity Management
7 5 (16.13%) Code Coverage
7 5 (16.13%) Kanban
7 5 (16.13%) Mentoring
7 5 (16.13%) Test Automation
8 4 (12.90%) Change Management
8 4 (12.90%) Service Delivery
9 3 (9.68%) High Availability
9 3 (9.68%) Identity Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (25.81%) JavaScript
2 7 (22.58%) SQL
3 5 (16.13%) C#
3 5 (16.13%) Java
3 5 (16.13%) T-SQL
4 3 (9.68%) Shell Script
5 2 (6.45%) Ruby
6 1 (3.23%) Apple Swift
6 1 (3.23%) PHP
6 1 (3.23%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (16.13%) HND
2 1 (3.23%) CITP
2 1 (3.23%) SC Cleared
2 1 (3.23%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (29.03%) QA
2 1 (3.23%) GDPR
2 1 (3.23%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (9.68%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (9.68%) Data Guard
1 3 (9.68%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (3.23%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 8 (25.81%) Microsoft
2 6 (19.35%) Oracle
3 5 (16.13%) Sitecore
4 4 (12.90%) SAP
5 2 (6.45%) Google
6 1 (3.23%) Actian
6 1 (3.23%) Cloudera
6 1 (3.23%) Perforce
6 1 (3.23%) Splunk
6 1 (3.23%) Talend